converting attachments

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Mon Aug 6 17:45:56 IST 2007


For this particular situation yes it can.

There's an option "use TNEF Contents" which can be set to replace..

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Iad Scoot
> Sent: 06 August 2007 17:39
> To: MailScanner discussion
> Subject: converting attachments
> Hi,
> Does MailScanner have a feature that can convert certain types of
> attachments to other types (.rtf to text, etc)?
> Here's my situation - I run a BES behind my firewall and some of my
> BlackBerry users are routinely getting attachments with .rtf extensions.
> Our BES does not appear to support .rtf so my users can't get to the
> content when they are away. I'd like to be able to convert these
> attachments (or make a copy and convert) them to a readable format - could
> be .txt, .pdf, whatever will be readable by the BlackBerrys.
> Any thoughts? I saw "unrtf" but I'm not sure how I would integrate that or
> if it even supports attachments.
> Thanks...

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